Pine Bluff Church Celebrates 146 Years of Worship

Published 06/29 2014 07:37PM

Updated 06/29 2014 10:25PM

PINE BLUFF, AR -- Members of a Pine Bluff church celebrate an important milestone.

The St. John AME Church is 146 years old.

Members celebrated the anniversary through song and worship.

Church member Mary Flowers comments about their special day.

"We asked members to submit artifacts and they did. And it's absolutely wonderful, just a learning experience about people in Pine Bluff and Saint John," Flowers said.

Guest speaker for the event was Reverend Leodis Strong -- who served as pastor of St. John in 1986.

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